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EDM (Early Day Motion) 278: tabled on 21 July 1997

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 7 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House urges the Right honourable Member for Wokingham to explain why he dealt with the competition questions involved in the sale of the British Airways engine maintenance plant at Nantgarw, South Wales, in 1991 when he was Minister for Corporate Affairs at the Department of Trade and Industry and when his wife was Company Secretary at British Airways; believes that a full account of the Right honourable Member's actions in connection with British Airways is now urgent; and calls upon the Leader of the Opposition to take any and all appropriate action to ensure that such an account is given and that the Right honourable Member for Wokingham is removed from any discussions in the Conservative Party about any aspect of aviation policy.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.